There are 4 ways to get from Sacramento to Nevada City by bus, train, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Sacramento Amtrak to Auburn Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service
  2. Take the bus from Nevada St at Amtrak Station to Tinloy St Transit Ctr at Bank St 5

$5 - $7

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Auburn Amtrak Capitol Corridor
  2. Take the bus from Nevada St at Amtrak Station to Tinloy St Transit Ctr at Bank St 5

$27 - $49

Drive  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Sacramento to Nevada City 61.1 miles

$6 - $9

Uber  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take an Uber from Sacramento to Nevada City 61.1 miles

$60 - $80

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Sacramento to Nevada City. However, there are services departing from Sacramento Amtrak and arriving at Broad St at Union St and Hwy 20-49 Bridge via Nevada St at Amtrak Station and Tinloy St Transit Ctr at Bank St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 5 min.

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The distance between Sacramento and Nevada City is 54 miles. The road distance is 61.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Sacramento to Nevada City without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 5 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 5 min to get from Sacramento to Nevada City, including transfers.

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Sacramento to Nevada City bus services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Sacramento Amtrak station.

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Sacramento to Nevada City bus services, operated by Nevada County Gold Country Stage, arrive at Tinloy St Transit Ctr at Bank St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sacramento to Nevada City is 61 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 6 min to drive from Sacramento to Nevada City.

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There are 38+ hotels available in Nevada City. Prices start at $94 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sacramento to Nevada City.
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  • Distance: 53.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 5 min

What companies run services between Sacramento, CA, USA and Nevada City, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Sacramento to Nevada City via Auburn Amtrak, Nevada St at Amtrak Station, and Tinloy St Transit Ctr at Bank St in around 4 h 5 min.

Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Sacramento Amtrak to Auburn Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Bus operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Sacramento Amtrak to Auburn Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
amtrak.com
Nevada County Gold Country Stage
Phone
530.477.0103
Email
GoldCountryStage@co.nevada.ca.us
Website
goldcountrystage.com
Bus from Nevada St at Amtrak Station to Tinloy St Transit Ctr at Bank St
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
goldcountrystage.com
Other operators
Uber Sacramento
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Sacramento to Nevada City
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$60 - $80
Assist
$60 - $80
WAV
$60 - $80
Español
$60 - $80
UberXL
$90 - $120
Black
$270 - $340
Black SUV
$310 - $400

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